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Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

February 15th, 2015 12:36 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Matt Kenseth's latest victory came in an exhibition race and with only 12 cars running at the end. The circumstances didn't matter to Kenseth.

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Crockett wins first District 1-AAA crown since 1984

Crockett wins first District 1-AAA crown since 1984

February 15th, 2015 12:36 am by George Thwaites

Patrick Good fired up 19 points in a 68-55 win over the Tennessee High that sealed the Jonesborough basketball program's first district title in 31 years. In consolation action, D-B held off Science Hill 55-52.

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Volunteer's Becka Stallard captures TSSAA state wrestling title

Volunteer's Becka Stallard captures TSSAA state wrestling title

February 14th, 2015 9:58 pm by Staff Report

Volunteer's Becka Stallard and Science Hill's Alexandra Knowles captured state titles in Saturday's TSSAA state wrestling tournament.

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Mickey's big game lifts LSU over Tennessee

Mickey's big game lifts LSU over Tennessee

February 14th, 2015 7:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jordan Mickey had 20 points, 11 rebounds and seven blocks, and LSU added to Tennessee's recent home-court struggles with a 73-55 win over the Vols on Saturday.

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Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

February 14th, 2015 7:01 pm by Stephen Igo

PENNINGTON GAP - Pennington Gap Town Hall was gutted by fire Thursday night, even as the mayor and town manager rushed to yank computer equipment out of the building.

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Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

February 14th, 2015 6:52 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

Millions of immigrants benefiting from President Barack Obama's executive actions could get a windfall from the IRS, a reversal of fortune after years of paying taxes to help fund government programs they were banned from receiving.

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Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

February 14th, 2015 6:41 pm by Associated Press

A gunman opened fire Saturday on a Copenhagen cultural center, killing one man in what authorities called a terror attack against a free speech event featuring an artist who had caricatured the Prophet Muhammad.

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Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

February 14th, 2015 6:00 pm by BEN WALKER, AP Sports Writer

It's sure a long way from how things ran at the first Westminster show. That was in 1877, a year after Alexander Graham Bell was credited with inventing the telephone. Going into the 21st century, Westminster wanted to become more tech savvy.

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Opinion
Opinion: President is in denial about Islamic terrorism

Opinion: President is in denial about Islamic terrorism

February 14th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

One last point. The president said, "Christians committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ." Do you think President Obama would ever, ever say that "Muslins have committed terrible deeds in the name of Muhammad"?

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Researchers test device to help deaf children detect sounds

Researchers test device to help deaf children detect sounds

February 14th, 2015 12:29 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

Angelica Lopez, 3, can detect sounds for the first time - and start to mimic them - after undergoing brain surgery to implant a device that bypasses missing wiring in her inner ears.

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